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Damnation of Faust: Evocation

Copyright Date:
1983

Artist:
Birnbaum, Dara

Extent:
See the record for "New Television, Episode 106 (1991)" for descriptions of videos containing this work.

Background:
Broadcast with the entire "Damnation of Faust" trilogy as part of Episode 106 of the 1991 season of "New Television."

Scope:
See the record for "New Television, Episode 106 (1991)" for descriptions of videos containing this work.

In "Evocation," the first piece of Birnbaum's "Damnation of Faust" trilogy, scenes of children at a neighborhood playground are intercut with scenes of a woman turning the pages of a book and looking off into the distance. No individual credit information appears for this work.

Music is by Sonic Youth, Joshua Fried, and John Zieman.



Subjects:
Children
Playgrounds


See Also:
New Television, Episode 106 (1991)
Damnation of Faust: Charming Landscape





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